DMA Circle

DMA Circle members get more because they give more.

DMA Circle members provide crucial support for the DMA and help the Museum remain a space of learning and discovery where art comes alive. We are dedicated to keeping our growing and diverse community connected and inspired, and the DMA Circle makes this possible. In appreciation for this support, DMA Circle members are recognized with exclusive programming, insider access, and invitations to meet artists and other special guests, alongside the highest level of VIP service.
By choosing to be a member at one of our most generous levels, you are investing in the Dallas Museum of Art.


All members of the DMA Circle receive:

  • Four tickets per day to special exhibitions and to each Late Night (cardholder must be present)
  • Free parking in the DMA’s underground garage during Museum hours (based on availability)
  • Discounts in the DMA Store and DMA Cafe, and on select programs
  • Reciprocal admission to hundreds of art and history museums across North America
  • Members-only exhibition talks and preview days
  • Complimentary DMA tote bag 
  • Printed version of the DMA Member magazine, Artifacts 

Benefits listed are cumulative.

$1,000 ($896 tax deductible)

  • Invitations for two to DMA Member exhibition opening celebrations and select DMA Circle preview receptions
  • Invitations for two to at least two DMA Circle insider events
  • Complimentary DMA catalogue
  • Gift membership at the $100 Supporter level

$2,500 ($2,301 tax deductible)

  • Invitations for two to all DMA Circle preview receptions
  • Invitations for two to at least three DMA Circle insider events
  • Private docent-led tour for up to 10 (advance reservation required)
  • Invitations to select home tours and gallery tours
  • Recognition on DMA website
  • Invitation for two to annual Director’s Luncheon

$5,000 ($4,786 tax deductible)

  • Invitations for two to all DMA Circle insider events
  • Additional DMA catalogue (total of two)
  • Gift membership at the $500 level (Advocate or Junior Associates)
  • Invitations to curator-led tours
  • Invitation to viewings of new acquisitions with Director and/or curators

$10,000 ($9,776 tax deductible)

  • Recognition on-site at the Museum
  • Invitation for two to the annual Dinner with the Director

$15,000 ($14,766 tax deductible)

  • Private curator-led tour for up to 10 (advance reservation required)
  • Travel opportunities with The Eugene McDermott Director of the DMA

$25,000 ($24,766 tax deductible)

  • Travel with The Eugene McDermott Director of the DMA
  • Gift membership at the $1,000 level (Contributor or Forum)

$15,000 ($14,686 tax deductible)

  • The Contemporary Art Initiative (CAI) is a philanthropic group of contemporary art enthusiasts, advocates, and collectors committed to the DMA and to the DMA's contemporary exhibitions and programming.
  • In return for their support, members of CAI receive exclusive programming, invitations to meet our most prominent guests, and DMA Circle benefits.
  • For more information on the Contemporary Art Initiative, please contact Susan McIntyre at
    214-922-1283 or


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